Introduction

The Basic Fire Fighting Training Course has been aligned to registered unit standards. You will be assessed against the outcomes of the unit standards by completing a knowledge assignment that covers the essential embedded knowledge stipulated in the unit standards, and by compiling a portfolio of evidence that provides proof of your ability to apply the learning to your work situation.


What courses do we offer

  •  Basic Fire Fighting
  •  Advanced Fire Fighting

What this course can do for you

Upon successful completion of this course you will be able to:

  •  Identify different types of fire
  •  Explain and practice fire prevention
  •  Operate basic fire fighting equipment
  •  Perform basic fire fighting procedures

Target Population

This course is targeted at employees with responsibilities for functions within the workplace that relate to fire-fighting activities.

Course Content

Identify Types of Fire

  •  Chemistry of Fire
  •  Spread of Fire and Heat Radiation
  •  Classification of Fire

Fire Prevention

  •  Fire Prevention and Protection
  •  Firefighting and Safety Equipment
  •  Problems that May Cause Fires and Hamper Fire Control
  •  Prepare for an Emergency
  •  Evacuation Procedures

Select Firefighting Equipment

  •  Equipment for Extinguishing Fires

Benefits of Fire Fighting Training

    •  Identify, contain, prevent and extinguish different types of fires.
    •  Operate basic fire fighting equipment.
    •  Explain and practice fire prevention.
    •  Perform basic fire fighting procedures.
    •  Fire prevention is explained in relation to industry safe practices (OHS Act) and company specific procedures.
    •  Apply different fire fighting techniques.
    •  Evacuation procedures and emergency evacuation plan.

Course Dates

Please select a region for available course dates:

First Aid Level 1 Training - Cape Town
16 July - 17 July 2018
Health and Safety Representative Training - Cape Town
18 July 2018
OHS Act for Management Training - Cape Town
19 July 2018
Basic Fire Fighting Training - Cape Town
20 July 2018
First Aid Level 1 Training - Cape Town
22 October - 23 October 2018
Health and Safety Representative Training - Cape Town
24 October 2018
OHS Act for Management Training - Cape Town
25 October 2018
Basic Fire Fighting Training - Cape Town
26 October 2018
First Aid Level 1 Training - Polokwane
13 August - 14 August 2018
Accident / Incident Investigation Training - Polokwane
17 August 2018
OHS Act for Management Training - Polokwane
16 August 2018
Basic Fire Fighting Training - Polokwane
15 August 2018
First Aid Level 1 Training - Nelspruit
17 Sep - 18 Sep 2018
Basic Fire Fighting Training - Nelspruit
19 Sep 2018
OHS Act For Management Training - Nelspruit
20 Sep 2018
Accident Incident Investigation Training - Nelspruit
21 Sep 2018
First Aid Level 1 Training - Potchefstroom/ NW
18 Jun - 19 Jun 2018
Fire Fighting Training - Potchefstroom/ NW
20 Jun 2018
Health and Safety Representative Training - Potchefstroom/ NW
21 Jun 2018
Accident/ Incident Investigation Training - Potchefstroom/ NW
22 Jun 2018
First Aid Level 1 Training – Central
10 September - 11 September 2018
Health and Safety Representatives Training – Central
12 September 2018
Basic Fire Fighting Training – Central
14 September 2018
OHS Act For Management Training – Central
13 September 2018
Accident Investigation Training – Central
17 Oct 2018
Health and Safety Representatives Training – Central
19 Oct 2018
OHS Act for Management Training – Central
18 Oct 2018
First Aid Level 1 Training – Central
15 Oct - 16 Oct 2018
Basic Fire Fighting Training – Central
16 November 2018
OHS Act for Management Training – Central
15 November 2018
Health and Safety Representative Training – Central
14 November 2018
First Aid Level 1 Training – Central
12 November - 13 November 2018
First Aid Level 1 Training - KZN
16 July - 17 July 2018
Health and Safety Representative Training - KZN
19 July 2018
Accident / Incident Investigation Training - KZN
20 July 2018
Basic Fire Fighting Training - KZN
18 July 2018
OHS Act for Management Training - KZN
23 November 2018
Health and Safety Representative Training - KZN
20 September 2018
Basic Fire Fighting Training - KZN
19 September 2018
First Aid Level 1 Training - KZN
17 September - 18 September 2018
Accident Incident Investigation Training - KZN
21 September 2018
First Aid Level 1 Training - KZN
19 - 20 November 2018
Basic Fire Fighting Training - KZN
21 November 2018
Health and Safety Representative Training - KZN
22 November 2018
Accident/ Incident Investigation Training - PTA
20 July 2018
Health and Safety Representative Training - PTA
19 July 2018
Basic Fire Fighting Training - PTA
18 July 2018
First Aid Level 1 Training - PTA
16 July - 17 July 2018
First Aid Level 1 Training - PTA
12 Nov - 13 Nov 2018
First Aid Level 1 Training – Central
10 September - 11 September 2018
Health and Safety Representatives Training – Central
12 September 2018
Basic Fire Fighting Training – Central
14 September 2018
OHS Act For Management Training – Central
13 September 2018
Accident Investigation Training – Central
17 Oct 2018
Health and Safety Representatives Training – Central
19 Oct 2018
OHS Act for Management Training – Central
18 Oct 2018
First Aid Level 1 Training – Central
15 Oct - 16 Oct 2018
Basic Fire Fighting Training – Central
16 November 2018
OHS Act for Management Training – Central
15 November 2018
Health and Safety Representative Training – Central
14 November 2018
First Aid Level 1 Training – Central
12 November - 13 November 2018
First Aid Level 1 Training - Witbank/ Middelburg
14 May - 15 May 2018
Accident / Incident Investigation - Witbank/ Middelburg
18 May 2018
Health and Safety Representatives - Witbank/ Middelburg
17 May 2018
Basic Fire Fighting Training - Witbank/ Middelburg
16 May 2018
First Aid Level 1 Training - Witbank/ Middelburg
15 October - 16 October 2018
Basic Fire Fighting Training - Witbank/ Middelburg
17 October 2018
OHS Act for Management Training - Witbank/ Middelburg
18 October 2018
Accident Incident Investigation Training - Witbank/ Middelburg
19 October 2018


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